Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence: Ajay Agrawal, Joshua Gans, Avi Goldfarb: 9781633695672: Books


Named one of the "Top Ten Technology Books of 2018" by Peter High, "Compared with the amount of ink spilled over the prospects of artificial general intelligence and all its accompanying fears--the singularity!--there's "…a readily understandable guide to artificial intelligence and the immensely consequential effects it could have on our economy, our society and our political system." -- Robert E. Rubin, former U.S. Treasury secretary and co-chair Emeritus, Council on Foreign Relations This 2018 book…on the timely topic of AI - tops my summer reading list. "This is a timely book, well written, and accessible putting forward their insights, and is well worth reading." Lawrence H. Summers, Charles W. Eliot Professor, former president, Harvard University; former secretary, US Treasury; and former chief economist, World Bank-- "AI may transform your life.